ISPOR RETROSPECTIVE DATABASE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP

Classification of Databases Working Group

Co-chairs:
Carl Asche MBA, MSc, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Gordon Cummins MS, National Account Manager, Surveillance Data Inc., Farmington, MO, USA

Objective: To provide a database of U.S. and Non-U.S. databases including common data elements from an outcomes research perspective.

Task:
Finalize comprehensive list of database organizations and survey instrument for collection of common data elements.

Work Plan:

  1. Review and finalize database survey instrument among working group.
  2. Finalize list of U.S. and non-U.S. database organizations.
  3. Send request for identified database organizations to complete survey within reasonable timeframe.
  4. Input and analyze common data elements.
  5. Develop and publish database organizations with common data elements.

Project Completed with new databases continually being added – ISPOR International Digest of Databases


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